EM 12c: Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control Agent Deployment Fails with Error: SEVERE: Agent free port check failed

(Doc ID 1926498.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


EM 12c Agent installation from the EM 12c console fails with the following logged error:

From <Agent_HOME>/cfgtoollogs/agentDeploy_2014-09-11_14-29-08-PM.log:

SEVERE: User has specified -ignorePrereqs when invoking the installer.  All pre-requisite checks will be ignored for this installation session.  Configuration failures may result if proper pre-requisites are not satisfied.

INFO: SEVERE: Agent free port check failed.
INFO: perform - mode finished for action: configure
INFO: You can see the log file: /oracle/agent12c/core/
INFO: Plugin homes:
INFO: Plugin homes:
INFO: /oracle/agent12c/core/ ORACLE_HOME=/oracle/agent12c/core/ RESPONSE_FILE=/oracle/agent12c/core/ ACTION=configure MODE=perform COMPONENT_XML={oracle.sysman.top.agent.11_1_0_1_0.xml} RERUN=true completed with status=3
ERROR: Agent Configuration Failed
ERROR: Agent Deployment Failed





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